Council members approved $6,010 to settle pending claims against the city for various vehicle related incidents, where city vehicles struck other vehicles or where the city improperly towed vehicles, during a special meeting on Tuesday.
The county jail received healthcare accreditation from the National Commission on Correctional Health Care, an independent organization that rates jails on standard of healthcare provided to inmates, announced Richard Berdnik, the county sheriff.
Two city police officers, who were injured while on duty, are set to receive $17,132, after filing workers compensation claims against the city.
One drug dealer and four buyers were arrested during a motor vehicle stop near 5th Avenue on Wednesday, announced Richard Berdnik, the Passaic County Sheriff.
After bringing superseding indictment against 28 members of the Bloods street gang operating out of Paterson, the FBI announced on Wednesday it has arrested the one remaining gang member who remained at large on Monday.
Two men were arrested on Monday after detectives observed one driving and the other snorting heroin in the passenger seat while the vehicle traveled on Wayne Avenue, announced the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office.
When authorities busted a large number of thugs that roam around the city dealing drugs, shooting, and robbing they released a map showing areas that are controlled by Fruit Town Brims and Sex Money Murder, two Bloods street gang sets.